Originally Posted by Big Ev
That doesn't make any sense whatsoever.
Seriously though, no need for me to even argue this since this decision is made by hockey people who know a thing or two about prospect development. Erik Karlsson was held out of the tournament too. Guess that really hurt him.
Karlsson was held out after dominating the AHL, and playing well in the NHL. Something Mika has yet to do.
No point to argue because Im sure you would have agreed with the decision no matter what the outcome would have been.